These are a few of my favourite things…

Books and Stories: The Secret History, A Gentleman In Moscow, What A Carve Up!, The Little Stranger, Any Human Heart, Nineteen Eighty-four, The Picture Of Dorian Gray, Rebecca, American Psycho, High Rise, Lolita, Middlesex, The Yellow Wallpaper

FilmsThe Cook, The Thief, His Wife And Her Lover, Manhattan, The Lives Of Others, The Ice Storm, Europa, Last Year At Marienbad, The Conformist, Festen, The Shining

Music: David Bowie, Serge Gainsbourg, Goldfrapp, Dusty Springfield, Bach, Philip Glass, Gotan Project, Pergolesi’s Stabat Mater, Beethoven’s 7th, Natacha Atlas, Mahler’s 5th

Can’t Live Without: Moleskine notebooks, reading in the bath, rose facial oil

Guilty Pleasures: Eating Green Giant sweetcorn from the can